Fun Things to Do in Kansas City with Kids & Other Kids Activities
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How to Use iFamilyKC
1. Online Calendar:
Find fun, educational, and/or FREE things to do with our online calendar! You can also add your own events if you have Kansas City kids activities or other family-friendly events coming up.
Each Thursday, our event expert, Jenn, rounds up the fun events & activities happening in KC.
Explore family-friendly events, festivals, activities, classes & programs, & other fun ideas of things to do. Get The Scoop!
3. Head to the Blog:
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KC guide posts help you find everything from the Best Splash Pads to all pools in town (Indoor & Outdoor).
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Top 50 Influencers in Kansas City!
After a decade in the corporate world, then raising 3 kids as a stay-at-home mom, Shawna Allen created iFamilyKC & iPetsKC to connect Kansas City with quality resources, deals & things to do. As a Kansas City native, mom and lifelong pet-lover, she knows what KC parents & pet owners need. Learn more about Shawna as a Top 50 Influencer!
We've become the trusted source for all things kids in KC by helping KC parents like you the last 16 years! That's the most important aspect of what we do...
Things to do in Kansas City...& more Family Fun!
Find places kids eat free (or really cheap) in Kansas City, the best camps & classes, family events, things to do this weekend, fun activities for kids, field trip destinations, coupons & discounts, and so much more.
Looking to save money or find affordable family fun? You've come to the right place. Explore the best local deals now!
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You can find deals in our Summer Fun Guide, parenting advice, things to do year round, Kansas City farmer's markets, place to fish, camp, or hike...if it is in Kansas City, we've got the scoop!
Things to do Outside
No matter what you want to do outside, there's something for every family!
- Explore the Best Picnic Spots in KC
- Update your Family Pictures at Family Photo Spots Outdoors
- Pick apples at KC Apple Orchards
- Unique Playgrounds in Kansas City & Inclusive Playgrounds for Special Needs Families
- Cool off at the 44 Swimming Pools in the metro or Splash Pads & Spray Grounds
- Fishing & Camping Spots
- Complete Guide to Parks & Trails
Whether it's not-so-nice weather outside or you just want to enjoy some AC, there's spots for you.
- Where to Play Inside: Indoor Play Areas, Open Gyms, Play Places & More
- Want to Swim? KC has lots of Indoor Pools for families
Best of Kansas City: Reader's Favorites
Find the best of Kansas City in every category with recommendations from local parents. Explore their favorite places to eat, shop, play, and learn, as well as services, vendors, and activities.
Find Family Events in Kansas City:
Local Events Calendar & Weekend Planner
Visit our Kansas City events calendar for hundreds of fun (often free) family-friendly events, kids activities, camps & classes, and more fun for kids in Kansas City!
You can also sign-up for The Scoop to get our Weekend Planner emails delivered straight to your inbox. These are filled with fun Kansas City kids activities & other fun events happening around town. Make it easy to find things to do near you!
The Scoop will also send you Exclusive Offers & Invites to Kids Club Events. Be sure to sign up for our eNews list.
Resources for Infants, Babies & Toddlers:
If you have little ones, we've got all the info you need in our Infants, Babies & Toddlers Guide!
You can find everything from early learning resources to where to play with toddlers in Kansas City. There are also helpful resources from local experts like How to Install a Car Seat Safely, How to Prepare Animals for Your New Baby & How to Choose the Best Childcare Provider. Check it out:
Have Pets? Looking to Adopt a Pet?
We have pet resources for you too! Find the best dog parks in Kansas City or explore pet adoption. There are many animals needing loving homes at pet rescue centers & animal shelters in KC. Find everything for Kansas City pets & families:
- 84 dog-friendly places to shop in Kansas City many of them with local pet products!
- Pet-friendly restaurants to enjoy a meal together.
- How to get RID of pet stains & odors...for real.
- How to Prepare your Animals for a New Baby
- Pet safety tips for 4th of July & Halloween safety
- How to choose the Best Dog Food (& pet food...)
- Cat adoption tips to make it easier.
- Find tons of things to do with pets in Kansas City no matter where you are...
Find pet events & activities with iPetsKC online calendar. Your entire family can attend...even your furry family!
Looking to Get Involved?
Join our Mom Squad! We are always looking for parents who are active in their community.
There are many different roles within our Mom & Dad Squad, as well as great benefits! Receive exclusive invites to sneak previews of upcoming movies, freebies & tickets to different things to do around Kansas City.